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70th Academy Awards
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70th Academy Awards

70th Academy Awards®

Monday, March 23, 1998 at the Shrine Auditorium in Hollywood


Show: Billy Crystal


Producer: Gil Cates
Director: Louis J. Horvitz


3 hours, 41 minutes

The 70th Academy Awards® were noted for their high ratings and the 11 wins racked up by the Best Picture, Titanic. Billy Crystal hosted the ceremony for the sixth time, and received an Emmy award for his performance.

Although the evening was dominated by Titanic, the picture notably did not receive any awards for its actors' performances. Other pictures picked up the acting awards; Good Will Hunting, which was nominated for 9 awards and won 2; L.A. Confidential, which was nominated for 9 awards and won 2; and As Good As It Gets, which was nominated for 7 awards and won 2.

Table of contents
1 Notable Quotes
2 The Awards

Notable Quotes

The Awards

Feature Films


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